Parent/Family Insider

Books We Read

  • Howe and Strauss, Millennials Rising: The Next Great Generation (Vintage Books, 2000).
  • Hovland, et al., Academic Advising for Student Success and Retention (USA Group Noel-Levitz, 1997).
  • Nathan, My Freshmen Year (Cornell University Press, 2005).
  • Gibbs, “The Growing Backlash Against Overparenting”, Time (November 20, 2009).
  • College Board on-line, “Helicopter Parents Reconsidered”
  • Coburn, Letting Go: A Parents’ Guide to Understanding the College Years (Harper Paperbacks, 2009).
  • Savage, You’re On Your Own (But I’m Here If You Need Me) (Fireside, 2003).
  • VanSteenhouse, Empty Nest…Full Heart: The Journey from Home to College (Simpler Life Press, 2002)
  • Kastner, The Launching Years: Strategies for Parenting from Senior Year to College Life (Three Rivers Press, 2002).